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US Bishops on Pope at Border: See Our Brothers and Sisters as Fellow Pilgrims

WASHINGTON, D.C. —On the occasion of Pope Francis' visit to Mexico, including the U.S.-Mexico border, Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), invited Catholics to pray together "as one Church."

Echoing Pope Francis, Catholic Bishop tells Congress to Apply the Golden Rule to Children and Families Fleeing Violence in Central America

The United States has a moral obligation to protect unaccompanied children and families from persecution in Central America, said Catholic Bishop Mark J. Seitz of El Paso, Texas, before a Congressional committee.
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Bishops Welcome Dialogue To Protect Creation And Address Climate Change

BY ISN STAFF | September 23, 2015 WASHINGTON—Archbishop Thomas Wenski and Bishop Oscar Cantú welcomed a new resolution introduced in Congress, September 17, by a group of Republican legislators. “The bishops welcome the commitment…